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California’s Dixie fire spreads again, over 1,000 structures destroyed

August 11, 2021


The Dixie wildfire that is burning in California has now burned almost half a million acres and continues to put significant property value at-risk, with now 1,027 structures reported as having been destroyed by the fire.

The Dixie Fire ignited above the Cresta Dam in the Feather River Canyon on July 13th and has been spreading ever since.

It subsequently merged with the Fly Fire north of Quincy and is burning across Plumas and Butte counties, with evacuations seen in Butte, Plumas, Tehama and Lassen, with thousands of people having been moved out of harms way.

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